Gordon Lightfoot - Canadian Railroad Trilogy (Lyrics )

SONG OF DAY.Gordon Lightfoot - 'Canadian Railroad Trilogy' - This song describes the building of the Canadian Pacific Railway. It was commissioned by the CBC for a special broadcast on January to start Canada's Centennial year.

Canadian Steel, Chinese Grit - trailer

Canadian Steel, Chinese Grit (Excerpt) - Chinese Labour in Constructing the Canadian Pacific Railway

Recognition to the Chinese Laborers for the Canadian Pacific Railway (1880s)

Video connecting the poem, "Equal Opportunity" it to the Chinese laborers of the Canadian Pacific Railway in the including their history and the recognitioln that the Chinese Canadians deserve.

Driving the Nation: The Last Spike and Faces of the CPR

The building of the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) was symbolic in the building of the nation and, from the very start, the project captured the public's ima.

"Hands Held High" by Linkin Park - A cover about the Canadian Pacific Railway

A cover of Hands Held High by Linkin Park about the Canadian Pacific Railway. This cover reflects on the view of a Chinese worker working to build the Railwa.

Chinese railroad workers in Canada :1880-1885

The "Memorial to Commemorate the Chinese Railroad Workers in Canada" was created by Eldon Garnet and Franicis Le Bouthillier. It is located at the intersecti.

Canadian Pacific Railway along Lake Superior

A history video showing the life in the camps along the shore of Lake Superior while the CPR was built between with the song of "Canadian Railroad Trilogy"

THE MAKING OF THE CPR (Canadian Pacific Railway)

The greatest historical event in transportation on the continent occurred at Promontory, Utah, on May as the Union Pacific tracks joined those of the Central Pacific Railroad.

Chinese History in British Columbia Canada

After the Chinese were brought over to Canada to build the Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR) many were left on the banks of the Fraser River.